The Germ Files

The Germ Files

The Surprising Ways Microbes Can Improve your Health and Life (and How to Protect Yourself From the Bad Ones)

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Does for microbiology what Dr Joe Schwarcz's Brain Fuel (Anchor, 2010) did for chemistry: informs and entertains with accessible mini-essays. Jason Tetro, author of The Germ Code (Doubleday, 2013, also available), is back with a very different book but the same message: microbes are amazing, they deserve our respect and we should learn to live with them in harmony.The Germ Files is a series of brief, brilliant essays, arranged into themes such as health, child care, sex and the environment.
Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada : Doubleday Canada, [2016]
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9780385685771
Branch Call Number: 579.3 TETRO
Characteristics: xiii, 273 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.


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Jul 09, 2017

If you are not a doctor or a student in medical school, this a perfect introduction to life in your body. As a second thought, medical students AND doctors could find it useful. I did as a future patient ...

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